OTI 2250 Principles of Ergonomics

COURSE OUTLINES

  • Work physiology
  • NIOSH work practices guide to manual lifting
  • Anthropometry
  • Cumulative trauma disorders
  • Heat stress
  • Administrative and engineering controls
  • Rapid upper-limb assessment technique
  • Back injury control
  • Job hazard analysis
  • Job observation techniques
  • Medical surveillance
  • Manual lifting
  • Musculoskeletal disorders